While the promises of immigration reform seem distant from reality for many, two wishes have a chance of coming true.

When it comes to my hopes for the future of immigration reform and recovery for Venezuela, two intertwined wishes top my list.

First is that the U.S. Senate follows action by the U.S. House of Representatives and passes the Dream and Promise Act, which will set up a path to citizenship for Dreamers — young people who came to the country as children, including those who are Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients — and for those granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for humanitarian reasons. It is a crucial step toward a permanent solution for every immigrant and refugee…

Amalia Brindis Delgado

Amalia Brindis Delgado is a human rights lawyer and the Associate Vice President of Strategy at Hispanics in Philanthropy

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